Get Up & Grow: Healthy Eating and Physical Activity for Early Childhood - Directors/Coordinators Book

The most detailed of all the Guidelines resources. Provides practical information and advice on early childhood healthy eating and physical activity, how to develop nutrition and physical activity policies and ways to support and encourage staff, carers and families.

Page last updated: 21 April 2011

ISBN: 1-74186-913-7 Publications Approval Number: P3-5416
Commonwealth of Australia 2009

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Get Up & Grow: Healthy eating and physical activity for early childhood provides general noncommercial, evidence-based information to early childhood education and care settings, to assist in developing healthy habits for children birth to five years. For children with particular medical or nutrition conditions, professional medical advice may be required.

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